Denville, NJ: National Housing Institute, 1998. Six issues, complete run for 1998. All are 8.5x11 inches, in very good condition.
"Shelterforce is a publication of the National Housing Institute, a non-profit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to building a national network of tenant and housing groups and to providing resources and information that contribute to the creation and preservation of decent, affordable housing for all people." Issue No. 1 includes articles on the New Community Corporation in Newark, NJ, St. Louis , MO area churches struggling against suburban development encroaching on farmland, forging alliances between inner-city and inner-surburb group, and more. Issue No. 2 includes articles on The Center for Community Change, Congressman Henry Gonzales of Texas, "Madam and the Rent Man" by Langston Hughes, and more. Issue No. 3 includes articles on transforming public schools, a Newark middle school building connections between students, parents, and community, BUILD fighting for living wages and social justice, urban homesteading, and more. Issue No. 4 includes articles on HUD secretary Andrew Cuomo, community action agencies, and more. Issue No. 5 includes articles on the Colt Firearms strike in CT and community involvement, Pable Eisenberg, a political party in Little Rock fighting for housing and work rights, and more. Finally, issue No. 6 includes articles on Section 3, "Colored People" by Charles H. Johnson, Youthbuild, and more.